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Hi all. I have a 256Mb 7900GT. Planning on swapping out the 2 6800GS cards for this. Computer in my sig. Running a 19" Viewsonic LCD.

Is this a good idea? Powerwise it is. But will I get the same FPS with this single card that I get with the 2?

I think I posted a similar question here or on another forum. But I finally got some bugs worked out and want to get this over with this weekend.
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I'd do it. Probably close in performance, with a narrow advantage of the 7900..

Then, sell the 6800's and see if you can find another 7900GT
    
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Originally Posted by Chozart View Post
I'd do it. Probably close in performance, with a narrow advantage of the 7900..

Then, sell the 6800's and see if you can find another 7900GT
I concur....or find a 8800GT. Sell'um all and get a 512mb GTS G92 for the best performance!
    
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I concur....or find a 8800GT. Sell'um all and get a 512mb GTS G92 for the best performance!
Best idea

Worse case is you try out the 7900GT and if it is worse, go back to your SLI.
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i don't see why it'd hurt to try
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It seems pretty clear cut if you check the Tom's Hardware VGA charts. The 7900GT is better.
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